Khapra Beetle Comments

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Khapra Beetle Comments

on August 10th, 2018 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The NAEGA Grades and Inspections Committee is considering a response to the North American Plant Protection Organization, which is seeking public comment on developing a harmonized North American approach to preventing the introduction, establishment and spread of khapra beetle in various pathways. As part of this consultation, the U.S. Animal…

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IPPC Draft Strategic Framework for 2020-2030

on July 26th, 2018 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is inviting stakeholders to comment on the International Plant Protection Convention’s (IPPC) draft Strategic Framework for 2020-2030. A copy of the draft can be found here. Comments should fall into one of three categories: substantial, technical, or editorial. NAEGA members interested in…

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Proposed additional U.S, import tariffs on imports from China – $200 billion of goods at 10 percent

on July 18th, 2018 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) is seeking public comment on the announcement of new tariffs on Chinese goods related to its Section 301 investigation into Chinese intellectual property practices. In response to China retaliatory tariffs responding to the U.S. government’s implementation of an initial tranche of 25 percent tariffs on $34…

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Proposed additional U.S. Tariffs on imports from China – $16 billion of goods at 25 percent

on July 18th, 2018 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) is seeking public comment on the announcement of new tariffs on Chinese goods related to its Section 301 investigation into Chinese intellectual property practices. According to the Section 301 investigation, USTR has determined that the acts, policies, and practices of the Government of China related…

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FGIS soybean, corn and canola standards

on June 28th, 2018 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The U.S. Agricultural Marketing Service (AMS) has announced that it will be seeking public comment on Federal Grain Inspection Service (FGIS) standards for corn, canola and soybeans. Request for comment on these standards will be published in the Federal Register on June 29, 2018, and comments will be due to…

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Additional Tariffs against China

on June 28th, 2018 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) is seeking public comment on the announcement of new tariffs on Chinese goods related to its Section 301 investigation into Chinese intellectual property practices. According to the Section 301 investigation, USTR has determined that the acts, policies, and practices of the Government of China related…

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Maritime Regulations

on June 28th, 2018 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The Office of Management and Budget’s Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) is seeking public input on how the Federal government may prudently manage regulatory costs imposed on the maritime sector. OIRA seeks public comment on how existing agency requirements affecting the maritime sector can be modified or repealed…

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Comments on Canadian Retaliatory Duties

on June 14th, 2018 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The Government of Canada is accepting comments regarding which American products should have additional tariffs imposed upon them in retaliation for U.S. steel and aluminum tariffs, which were enacted by the Trump Administration on June 1, 2018. The government hopes to have its tariffs in place beginning July 1 but…

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Comments on Maritime Regulations

on June 7th, 2018 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The Office of Management and Budget’s Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) is seeking public input on how the Federal government may prudently manage regulatory costs imposed on the maritime sector. OIRA seeks public comment on how existing agency requirements affecting the maritime sector can be modified or repealed to…

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Comments on Section 232 Investigation into Automobiles

on May 31st, 2018 in Pending Actions by | No Comments

The U.S. Department of Commerce is seeking industry public comment on its investigation into the national security effects of imports of automobiles. On May 23, 2018, the Secretary of Commerce initiated an investigation to determine the effects on the national security of imports of automobiles, including cars, SUVs, vans and…

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